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Berlin in Nye County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

A Home

 
 
A Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, April 3, 2013
1. A Home Marker
Inscription. This was a bachelor's quarters in 1906. That year the Italian occupants staged a lively Fourth of July celebration. Accordian music emanated from with, and wine flowed freely. Again and again someone appeared at the door to empty a six shooter into the air thereby accentuating the merry making within the house.

The following year Felix Ascargorta moved in with his family and made this their home until the camp shut down.
 
Location. 38° 52.906′ N, 117° 36.586′ W. Marker is in Berlin, Nevada, in Nye County. Marker can be reached from Berlin Ichthyosaur State Park Road 2 miles south of Route 844, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. If driving north marker is 2.1 miles north of NV Route 844. Marker is in this post office area: Austin NV 89310, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named A Home (here, next to this marker); Foster's Blacksmith Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Watson's House (within shouting distance of this marker); Company Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Mrs. Phillips Home (within shouting distance
A Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, April 3, 2013
2. A Home Marker
The marker can be seen to the right of the front door.
of this marker); Firmin Bruner (within shouting distance of this marker); Doctor's Office & Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Charcoal Yard (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Berlin.
 
Regarding A Home. Marker text written by Firmin Bruner (Berlin Resident Since 1904)
 
Also see . . .  Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park Web Site. (Submitted on October 25, 2015.)
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. This page has been viewed 193 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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